Video: Pittsburgh Mayor Bill Peduto's Inauguration
After taking oath of office, Pittsburgh Mayor Bill Peduto pledges to put city's scandals behind it and usher in new progressive era
January 6, 2014 - In his inaugural address, Mayor Bill Peduto said his administration "will be the first progressive administration for a rust-belt city in America." The new mayor believes Pittsburgh is turning around after decades of economic decline, made worse by political corruption and mismanagement in city government.
In his inaugural address, he focused on a series of reforms intended to earn back public trust by public institutions tainted by scandal.